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Live export footage shows Australian cattle dragged by ropes before slaughter in Indonesia 10 Sep 11:49pm Live export footage shows Australian cattle dragged by ropes before slaughter in Indonesia
Exclusive: An investigation is under way after cattle were allegedly sold illegally outside supply chain The Department of Agriculture is investigating a live export company after it received footage showing Australian cattle being pulled to the ground with ropes and slaughtered without being stunned in a carpark underneath an Indonesian mosque. International Livestock Exports has suspended all supply to one of its Indonesian abattoirs over the breach, which was reported to the department by Animals Australia.
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10 Sep 11:07pm Updated US President fired his national security adviser, a day after the two men got into a heated argument
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he has asked national security adviser John Bolton to resign, noting that he "strongly disagreed with many of his suggestions as did others in the administration."
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Netanyahu vows to annex large parts of occupied West Bank 10 Sep 11:07pm Updated Netanyahu vows to annex large parts of occupied West Bank
Israeli PM says he will seek to make move ‘in maximum coordination with Trump’
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Apple, China, John Bolton: Your Wednesday Briefing 10 Sep 11:06pm Updated Apple, China, John Bolton: Your Wednesday Briefing
Apple's shiny new gadgets.
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First contact: Sky News reaches forgotten hurricane survivors 10 Sep 10:51pm First contact: Sky News reaches forgotten hurricane survivors
The village on Abaco Island doesn't have a name, it never did. It doesn't matter now - it doesn't exist.
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North Carolina: Republican backed by Trump wins fiercely contested House seat 10 Sep 10:26pm North Carolina: Republican backed by Trump wins fiercely contested House seat
Contest in a usually reliably Republican seat had been seen as a proxy battle for next year’s race for the White House Republicans have won a fiercely contested special election in North Carolina, narrowly escaping what could have been a serious setback for Donald Trump and his 2020 re-election campaign. The conservative state senator Dan Bishop beat out the Democrat Dan McCready, a former Marine who earned a master’s degree in business from Harvard, in a race that remained neck-and-neck for most of the night. Bishop had 50.8% of the vote to McCready’s 48.8% as of late Tuesday evening, with 99% of precincts reporting.
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Three Australians, two of them dual British citizens, arrested in Iran 10 Sep 10:03pm Updated Three Australians, two of them dual British citizens, arrested in Iran
Two British-Australian women are believed to be in prison in Tehran while the location of an Australian man is unknown Three Australian citizens – two of whom also hold British passports – have been arrested and detained in Iran, sources have confirmed to the Guardian. One of the women, a British-Australian academic who has been teaching at a university in Australia, was arrested several months ago.
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John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate – politics live 10 Sep 9:52pm Updated John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate – politics live
Former party leader joins push for parliament to declare a climate emergency as Labor says Gladys Liu is ‘a test of Scott Morrison’s leadership’. All the day’s events, live
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10 Sep 9:35pm Immigration status: Ministers tear up May-era student visa rules
The government says overseas citizens who study in the UK can stay for two years after graduating.
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Two British-Australian women detained in Iran 10 Sep 9:32pm Two British-Australian women detained in Iran
Two British-Australian women have been arrested and detained in Iran, according to a report.
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Jeremy Corbyn wants to hand huge powers to unions and prosecute bosses 10 Sep 9:19pm Jeremy Corbyn wants to hand huge powers to unions and prosecute bosses
Jeremy Corbyn said he wanted to give UK state officials the right to enter workplaces and prosecute bosses. The worst offenders could even be sent to prison. Pictured, at the TUC Congress today.
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Republicans play down expectations in North Carolina House race – live news 10 Sep 8:56pm Updated Republicans play down expectations in North Carolina House race – live news
The special election is taking place in North Carolina’s ninth congressional district, which Trump won by 12 points in 2016
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Network Rail bosses are in a tangle over Japanese knotweed 10 Sep 8:52pm Network Rail bosses are in a tangle over Japanese knotweed
The state-owned firm Network Rail has been accused of failing to act over the invasive weed, which is virtually impossible to get rid of and easily grows next to railway tracks.
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OAPs are getting the worst-ever returns from their pension 10 Sep 8:51pm OAPs are getting the worst-ever returns from their pension
New pensioners are facing a far less certain future than previous generations and is thought to have been a factor behind a steep drop in the number giving up work early.
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Skydiving death: British man killed in Arizona 10 Sep 8:46pm Skydiving death: British man killed in Arizona
Police say Christopher Swales, 55, hit the ground in freefall during tandem jump Authorities say a man from the United Kingdom has died in a skydiving crash in northern Arizona. Coconino county sheriff’s officials identified the man on Tuesday as 55-year-old Christopher Swales.
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Archbishop of Canterbury apologises after visiting the site of the Amritsar massacre in India  10 Sep 8:44pm Archbishop of Canterbury apologises after visiting the site of the Amritsar massacre in India 
The Most Rev Justin Welby visited the city of Amritsar in north-west India today, where the massacre happened in the Jallianwala Bagh walled enclosure, near the city's Golden Temple.
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Vegan products sold in supermarkets loaded with unhealthy amounts of salt 10 Sep 8:37pm Vegan products sold in supermarkets loaded with unhealthy amounts of salt
Some meat-free alternatives contain up to half-a-day’s worth in a single serve, with ‘facon’, felafel and sausages the worst offenders When reaching for that meat-free alternative in the supermarket, you would be forgiven for thinking you were picking a healthier option. But a new study has found popular vegan products in Australian supermarkets are packed with salt, with some containing up to half-a-day’s worth in a single serve.
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Students forced to wait three months for at least £9,675 worth of deposits 10 Sep 8:36pm Students forced to wait three months for at least £9,675 worth of deposits
Sam Pringle, 20, spoke to MailOnline after his house of five were left waiting three months for their £3,675 deposit to be returned by Cintra Estates in Reading.
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Nick Leeson doppelganger says he can finally return to work in the UK 10 Sep 8:34pm Nick Leeson doppelganger says he can finally return to work in the UK
Steve Hall, 53, from Croydon, was repeatedly mistaken for Leeson in the 90s after the convicted fraudster brought down Barings Bank - with losses of £827million.
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10 Sep 8:28pm Pope Francis in Africa: Five things we learned
Pope Francis drew huge crowds during his visit to Africa. What can we learn from his trip?
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British primary schools have largest class sizes in the world with 28 pupils per teacher 10 Sep 8:25pm British primary schools have largest class sizes in the world with 28 pupils per teacher
The average number of pupils in state primary lessons in the UK is 28, compared with 12 in independent schools. The figures were revealed by the OECD which looked at 46 countries.
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Trump Ousts John Bolton as National Security Adviser 10 Sep 8:24pm Updated Trump Ousts John Bolton as National Security Adviser
President Trump had complained privately in recent months that Mr. Bolton was too hawkish, a tension made worse in recent weeks over Iran and North Korea.
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10 Sep 8:22pm Brexit: Will Britons in the EU have to pay for NHS treatment?
Some UK citizens who live in the EU will be ineligible for free NHS treatment, if there is no deal.
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10 Sep 8:19pm My Dad Wrote a Porno: Questions from a pots and pans industry insider
The hit podcast - based on a series of erotic novels - is back for a fifth series.
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10 Sep 8:19pm When truth trumped propaganda in wartime
Intelligence reports show what the public were really saying during World War Two.
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10 Sep 8:18pm The homeless teen who studied by candlelight
How Mimi Beard went from being homeless at the age of 16 to being a trainee accountant.
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Why the Arab World Isn’t Outraged by Netanyahu’s West Bank Vow 10 Sep 8:12pm Updated Why the Arab World Isn’t Outraged by Netanyahu’s West Bank Vow
Strategic shifts in the Middle East have pushed the Palestinian cause down the priority list of many Arab leaders.
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Netanyahu, Facing Tough Israel Election, Pledges to Annex a Third of West Bank 10 Sep 8:11pm Netanyahu, Facing Tough Israel Election, Pledges to Annex a Third of West Bank
The move by Israel’s prime minister, who faces an election in a week, would reduce any future Palestinian state to an enclave encircled by Israel.
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Gladys Liu ‘a test of Scott Morrison’s leadership’, says Labor – politics live 10 Sep 8:04pm Updated Gladys Liu ‘a test of Scott Morrison’s leadership’, says Labor – politics live
Penny Wong raises government’s response to Sam Dastyari after Chisholm MP refuses to say whether China’s actions in the South China Sea are unlawful. All the days events, live
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10 Sep 8:04pm New strain of toxin-producing strep A emerges in UK
The highly contagious bacterium causes a range of infections, from a sore throat to scarlet fever.
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10 Sep 7:58pm Updated Dogs Are Dying Suddenly in Norway
Hundreds of dogs have been sickened by a mysterious bowel illness that has killed over two dozen pets. Bacteria and wild mushrooms are among the possible culprits.
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10 Sep 7:57pm Homophobic hate crime charges fall despite soaring reports
Some victims say they have reported hate crimes to the police but not seen anyone charged as a result
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She Wanted to Watch a Soccer Match in Iran. She Died Pursuing Her Dream. 10 Sep 7:55pm Updated She Wanted to Watch a Soccer Match in Iran. She Died Pursuing Her Dream.
Women are banned from attending sports events in Iran, but one woman sneaked into a stadium to see her favorite soccer team play.
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10 Sep 7:52pm Briton dies in Grand Canyon skydiving accident
The 55-year-old went into a free fall during a tandem dive with a professional on Sunday.
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Model charged with fraud in Neymar rape case 10 Sep 7:47pm Model charged with fraud in Neymar rape case
Najila Trindade and her former partner are to be charged over her rape allegation against football star Neymar, police say.
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Fundraiser for woman who spent £93 on Tinder date only to be told she was fat raises nearly £800  10 Sep 7:32pm Fundraiser for woman who spent £93 on Tinder date only to be told she was fat raises nearly £800 
Jade Savage set of a GoFundMe page after she travelled from Leicester to Peterborough only to be called fat by her date. She has raised nearly £800 in six days.
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10 Sep 7:18pm Apple unveils new iPhones
Despite a year of slumping iPhone sales, Apple chose to largely stick to its smartphone playbook with new models announced at a closely watched press event on Tuesday.
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10 Sep 7:01pm Asteroid as powerful as 10 billion WWII atomic bombs may have wiped out the dinosaurs
Scientists have discovered evidence that the impact of an asteroid as powerful as 10 billion World War II-era atomic bombs caused the extinction of the dinosaurs.
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Two British-Australian women detained in Iran as tensions rise 10 Sep 6:59pm Two British-Australian women detained in Iran as tensions rise
The two, believed to be tourists, are said to be in prison in Tehran after being arrested by authorities while travelling Two British-Australian women and another foreign national, also believed to be Australian, have been detained in Iran. The Times of London has reported a blogger who was travelling through Asia with her Australian boyfriend, and an academic who studied at Cambridge University and has been working at a university in Australia, were seized in separate incidents.
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Netanyahu, Facing Tough Israel Election, Pledges to Annex Much of West Bank 10 Sep 6:56pm Updated Netanyahu, Facing Tough Israel Election, Pledges to Annex Much of West Bank
The move by Israel’s prime minister, who faces an election in a week, would reduce any future Palestinian state to an enclave encircled by Israel.
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Devout Shiite Muslims including children are left covered in blood 10 Sep 6:29pm Devout Shiite Muslims including children are left covered in blood
WARNING: DISTRESSING IMAGES- Shi'ite Muslims across the world commemorated the seventh-century killing of the Prophet Muhammad's grandson by drawing blood.
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Man dies in plunge from ninth-floor beach condo balcony during police shootout 10 Sep 6:22pm Man dies in plunge from ninth-floor beach condo balcony during police shootout
Russell Mallette, 38, died early on Monday in the dramatic shootout at the Ocean House condos in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Police say he had a history of public intoxication and DUI charges
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10 Sep 6:16pm Updated 17% of Bahamians are now homeless. For those unable to escape, the desperation grows
Across the northern Bahamas, even residents whose houses still stand aren't necessarily safe.
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Italy’s New Government Survives Key Test, Keeping Far Right at Bay 10 Sep 6:07pm Italy’s New Government Survives Key Test, Keeping Far Right at Bay
Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte won a confidence vote in the Senate for his coalition of the Five Star Movement and the Democratic Party, his second such success in two days.
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Thug, 25, is jailed for seven years for putting a 13-month-old girl in a tumble dryer 10 Sep 6:01pm Thug, 25, is jailed for seven years for putting a 13-month-old girl in a tumble dryer
Thomas Dunn (pictured), 25, claimed he had only 'assisted' the toddler after he had seen her climbing into the machine herself. He was jailed at the High Court in Edinburgh.
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Former Taliban hostage admits striking wife but says she asked to be hit 10 Sep 5:59pm Former Taliban hostage admits striking wife but says she asked to be hit
Joshua Boyle, charged with sexual assault, tells court estranged wife Caitlan Coleman was unfit to parent their four children The Canadian man who spent five years held hostage in
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What is the truth about Geoffrey Boycott, his lover and her black eyes? 10 Sep 5:32pm What is the truth about Geoffrey Boycott, his lover and her black eyes?
RICHARD KAY: Over the years, Boycott has been accused of many things and has rarely demurred. But, for more than two decades, he has denied vociferously that he was a woman-beater.
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10 Sep 5:25pm Updated Woman arrested in Russia for allegedly bringing marijuana into the country
A New York woman has been arrested in Russia on suspicion of possessing marijuana that she said was for medicinal purposes, Russian courts told CNN on Tuesday.
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10 Sep 5:24pm The work of beloved TV artist Bob Ross is finally being recognized in an exhibition
"Happy little clouds," "happy little trees," "happy little leaves." The late American painter and beloved TV host Bob Ross had a unique and blissful way of teaching art.
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10 Sep 5:20pm Influential photographer Robert Frank dies
Robert Frank, whose raw, spontaneous images made him one of the most influential photographers of the 20th century, has died at the age of 94.
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5 Policy Disagreements Between Trump and Bolton 10 Sep 5:20pm 5 Policy Disagreements Between Trump and Bolton
John R. Bolton, a national security hawk, and President Trump disagreed on how to approach a number of international issues.
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Russia investigated disappearance of suspected US spy as possible murder 10 Sep 5:16pm Updated Russia investigated disappearance of suspected US spy as possible murder
Oleg Smolenkov hadn’t been seen after he went on holiday in 2017, but Russian authorities concluded he had fled abroad The CIA Russian spy drama currently gripping Washington has taken a new turn as Russian media reported that a suspected US mole inside the Kremlin was a member of Vladimir Putin’s administration who disappeared in 2017 and was initially thought to have been murdered. Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, confirmed the man, Oleg Smolenkov, had worked for the Kremlin but played down his importance, insisting he was a low-level employee who had been fired two years ago.
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10 Sep 5:11pm Updated England hit back to win 5-3 after Kosovo grab early lead
England move closer to reaching Euro 2020 following an entertaining qualifying victory over Kosovo, who scored after just 34 seconds at St Mary's.
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Mini workers face two weeks unpaid leave in event of no-deal Brexit 10 Sep 5:03pm Mini workers face two weeks unpaid leave in event of no-deal Brexit
4,500 workers at Oxford plant would go unpaid as their holiday allowance was used in previous shutdown BMW will make workers at its Mini plant in Oxford take unpaid leave for two weeks or more if a no-deal Brexit causes major disruption to its business. The German carmaker is ready to close the Cowley factory for at least a fortnight from the 31 October Brexit deadline if BMW has problems importing components for vehicles, its chief financial officer Nicolas Peter said. The shutdown could stretch to more than three weeks, he added.
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Morning mail: Trump fires Bolton, Johnson revisits backstop, Angus Taylor saga 10 Sep 4:57pm Morning mail: Trump fires Bolton, Johnson revisits backstop, Angus Taylor saga
Wednesday: US president says he ‘disagreed strongly’ with third national security adviser. Plus: Socceroos defeat Kuwait Good morning, this is Helen Sullivan bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Wednesday 11 September.
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10 Sep 4:45pm England 5-3 Kosovo: Kane and Sterling score for hosts
England move closer to reaching Euro 2020 following an entertaining qualifying victory over Kosovo, who scored after just 34 seconds at St Mary's.
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10 Sep 4:16pm Updated Alesha MacPhail killer has sentence cut by three years
Aaron Campbell was 16 when he was sentenced to life for killing the six-year-old on the Isle of Bute.
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How Canadians Raised Millions to Save 2,000 Pristine Acres 10 Sep 4:12pm Updated How Canadians Raised Millions to Save 2,000 Pristine Acres
Thousands of people came up with $2.3 million to buy the land in British Columbia and protect it from loggers.
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10 Sep 3:59pm Updated Trump fires John Bolton
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he has asked national security adviser John Bolton to resign, noting that he "strongly disagreed with many of his suggestions as did others in the administration."
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10 Sep 3:56pm Updated Israel PM Netanyahu vows to annex occupied Jordan Valley
Israel's PM vows to apply sovereignty to part of the West Bank under occupation since the 1967 war.
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10 Sep 3:47pm Trump skeptical of using foreign spies to collect intel on hostile countries, sources say
President Donald Trump has privately and repeatedly expressed opposition to the use of foreign intelligence from covert sources, including overseas spies who provide the US government with crucial information about hostile countries, according to multiple senior officials who served under Trump.
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Among Arabs, a Muted Response to Netanyahu’s West Bank Vow 10 Sep 3:46pm Updated Among Arabs, a Muted Response to Netanyahu’s West Bank Vow
Strategic shifts in the Middle East have pushed the Palestinian cause down the priority list of many Arab leaders.
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Trump wants to build a legacy, Bolton to break things – something had to give 10 Sep 3:45pm Trump wants to build a legacy, Bolton to break things – something had to give
No one expected Trump to pivot to diplomatic breakthroughs with someone as bellicose as Bolton by his side John Bolton can at least boast that he lasted longer than his two predecessors, but few observers of Trumpworld expected him to cling on until 2020. Donald Trump hired Bolton to break things, like the Obama administration legacy and the orthodox foreign policy establishment in general. Now, with the 2020 election coming, a downturn looming and a second presidential term in doubt, Trump is trying to build a foreign policy legacy of his own – or at least a reasonable impression of one.
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Lasker Awards Honor Advances in Modern Immunology 10 Sep 3:43pm Updated Lasker Awards Honor Advances in Modern Immunology
The prizes recognized the discoverers of B and T lymphocytes, pioneers in genetic engineering to fight breast cancer, and a nonprofit that helps get vaccines to the world’s poorest children.
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10 Sep 3:32pm Brexit: Boris Johnson says deal is possible
Boris Johnson also rebuffs criticism of Parliament's five-week shutdown as a "load of nonsense".
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10 Sep 3:20pm Updated Land Rover unveils new version of its iconic Defender
There are few SUVs more famous than the Land Rover Defender, the classic off-roader. Now the British carmaker is hoping to extend the Defender's illustrious 70-year run with an all-new version unveiled Tuesday at the Frankfurt Motor Show.
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10 Sep 2:59pm Brexit: Labour manifesto to offer vote on Leave and Remain
Jeremy Corbyn pledges a fresh Brexit referendum but arguments continue over the party's election stance.
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The Good Food Guide reveals third of UK favourite restaurants are budget £30 and under 10 Sep 2:55pm Updated The Good Food Guide reveals third of UK favourite restaurants are budget £30 and under
This year's number one is former Good Food champion Simon Rogan's L'Enclume in the Cumbrian hills, with 'best female chef in the world' Clare Smyth and her first restaurant Core in second place.
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She Wanted to Watch a Soccer Match in Iran. She Paid With Her Life. 10 Sep 2:41pm Updated She Wanted to Watch a Soccer Match in Iran. She Paid With Her Life.
Women are banned from attending sports events in Iran, but Sahar Khodayari, 29, sneaked into a stadium to see her favorite soccer team play. She was sentenced to prison, and died after setting herself on fire in front of a courthouse.
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Italy’s Government Passes Another Test, Keeping Far Right at Bay 10 Sep 2:35pm Italy’s Government Passes Another Test, Keeping Far Right at Bay
Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte won a confidence vote in the Senate for his coalition of the Five Star Movement and the Democratic Party, his second such success in two days.
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10 Sep 2:34pm Updated Apple is set to unveil new iPhones
Apple's biggest media event of the year is about to kick off.
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10 Sep 2:14pm Woman charged with fraud in Neymar rape case
Brazilian police accuse Najila Trindade and her former husband of perverting the course of justice.
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10 Sep 2:06pm Updated Brexit: PM insists deal is possible as he holds DUP talks
Boris Johnson also rebuffs criticism of the suspension of Parliament as a "load of nonsense".
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Italy PM Conte and left-leaning coalition wins vote of confidence 10 Sep 2:06pm Italy PM Conte and left-leaning coalition wins vote of confidence
M5S and Democratic party could potentially reverse Salvini’s hardline policies Italy’s prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, and his new left-leaning coalition have won a vote of confidence in the Senate – the final step needed for the new government to exercise its full powers. The move paves the way for the coalition between the anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) and the centre-left Democratic party (PD) to potentially reverse the hardline immigration policies of the former interior minister, Matteo Salvini.
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10 Sep 2:05pm Updated John Bolton was fired, and the price of oil instantly fell
Oil prices fell swiftly on Tuesday after President Donald Trump fired Iran hawk John Bolton as national security adviser.
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Environment officials sensitive about Angus Taylor grasslands meeting, emails show 10 Sep 2:00pm Environment officials sensitive about Angus Taylor grasslands meeting, emails show
Before the meeting an official asked about the Taylor company being investigated for alleged illegal land clearing Department of the environment officials were acutely sensitive about meeting Angus Taylor over critically endangered grasslands while his family’s company was being investigated for alleged illegal land clearing in New South Wales, according to internal emails. The information is revealed in correspondence that had previously been partially redacted from documents obtained by Guardian Australia under freedom of information laws in June this year.
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Senior officer suggests austerity fuelled surge in violent crime 10 Sep 1:59pm Senior officer suggests austerity fuelled surge in violent crime
Superintendent Darius Hemmatpour said that taking 20,000 police of the streets created a void Funding cuts to police and public services that previously helped stop people, especially the young, from offending has helped fuel the surge in violent crime, a police chief has said. Supt Darius Hemmatpour of Scotland Yard’s violent crime task force, said stabbings and other life-threatening attacks in London spiked after 2017, and suggested that austerity was a factor.
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Turkey’s Radical Plan: Send a Million Refugees Back to Syria 10 Sep 1:56pm Turkey’s Radical Plan: Send a Million Refugees Back to Syria
Facing economic troubles in Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is pushing a plan to resettle refugees in a United States-controlled swath of Syria.
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Why Netanyahu’s election threats could become real this time 10 Sep 1:56pm Why Netanyahu’s election threats could become real this time
Israeli PM is a master of fiery rhetoric but Trump’s support could embolden him to action
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10 Sep 1:53pm What happens when an ambassador is summoned?
Barely a week goes by without an ambassador somewhere being summoned. But what does this mean?
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How Trump’s Plan to Secretly Meet With the Taliban Came Together, and Fell Apart 10 Sep 1:53pm Updated How Trump’s Plan to Secretly Meet With the Taliban Came Together, and Fell Apart
What would have been one of the biggest headline-grabbing moments of President Trump’s tenure was put together on the spur of the moment and then canceled on the spur of the moment.
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Margrethe Vestager Gains Expanded E.U. Role Regulating Digital Economy 10 Sep 1:42pm Updated Margrethe Vestager Gains Expanded E.U. Role Regulating Digital Economy
Ursula von der Leyen, the new leader of the European Union’s executive arm, is calling for growing oversight of digital commerce and an expanded role in military matters.
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10 Sep 1:32pm Iranian tanker row: Ambassador summoned over Syria claim
The Foreign Office says Iran has transferred its cargo of oil to Syria, breaching EU sanctions.
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Netanyahu Pledges to Annex Much of West Bank 10 Sep 1:14pm Updated Netanyahu Pledges to Annex Much of West Bank
The move by Israel’s prime minister, who faces an election in a week, would reduce any future Palestinian state to an enclave encircled by Israel.
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Nora Quoirin is finally laid to rest a month after she was found dead in Malaysia 10 Sep 1:07pm Updated Nora Quoirin is finally laid to rest a month after she was found dead in Malaysia
The devastated mother of Nora Quoirin read an emotion tribute poem for her daughter today, as friends and family gathered at the service in Belfast.
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10 Sep 1:06pm Updated Hundreds remain trapped in the Bahamas following evacuation confusion
Nearly 5,000 residents have fled the Bahamas after a violent Category 5 storm ripped through their neighborhoods and left the islands in shambles.
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Creator of Rastamouse, 64, avoids prison for benefit fraud 10 Sep 12:54pm Creator of Rastamouse, 64, avoids prison for benefit fraud
Michael de Souza, from London, penned the Rastamouse books which were later turned into a CBeebies TV show voiced by Reggie Yates. But he fraudulently claimed nearly £10,000 in benefits.
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Boris Johnson broke promise to appear before Commons liaison committee this week, its chair says - live news 10 Sep 12:50pm Updated Boris Johnson broke promise to appear before Commons liaison committee this week, its chair says - live news
The prime minister has told his cabinet he is a liberal Tory running a one nation government
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10 Sep 12:40pm Iranian woman denied soccer stadium access dies after setting herself on fire
An Iranian woman who was denied entry to a football stadium in Tehran has died after setting herself on fire, human rights organization Amnesty International said Tuesday.
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Afghans Glad Trump Stopped Taliban Talks, Even if They Doubt His Explanation 10 Sep 12:39pm Updated Afghans Glad Trump Stopped Taliban Talks, Even if They Doubt His Explanation
What jarred many Afghans was how a single attack and the death of one American, cited by Mr. Trump, could have upended 10 months of negotiations.
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10 Sep 12:30pm Updated John Bolton: Trump sacks national security adviser
President Trump says he disagreed with many of the US national security adviser's suggestions.
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10 Sep 12:24pm Opinion: John Bolton and the lost art of honest brokering
Although Americans might suspect the national security adviser's office in the White House is a high-tech command post, like something out of Hollywood, the modest space has few bells and whistles. It is not bereft of personal touches, however. Above his desk, President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, has a gold-framed portrait of President George H.W. Bush and his foreign policy team, which included then-national security adviser Brent Scowcroft.
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10 Sep 12:23pm Former Ryder Cup player Barnes dies aged 74
The flamboyant former Ryder Cup golfer Brian Barnes has died aged 74 from cancer.
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10 Sep 12:20pm Are workers getting a smaller slice of the cake?
Jeremy Corbyn says workers are getting a much smaller share of national income than they used to. Is he right?
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My Best Friend Died by Suicide. I Wish I Had Seen the Warning Signs. 10 Sep 12:19pm Updated My Best Friend Died by Suicide. I Wish I Had Seen the Warning Signs.
Neil was the toughest guy I knew in the Air Force. But no one taught us how to cope with PTSD.
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10 Sep 12:14pm Updated Trump sacks national security adviser John Bolton
President Trump says he disagreed with many of the US national security adviser's suggestions.
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Netanyahu to annex West Bank if he wins election 10 Sep 12:12pm Netanyahu to annex West Bank if he wins election
Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said he will annex settlements in the West Bank if he wins re-election.
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10 Sep 12:10pm Updated Netanyahu pledges to annex occupied Jordan Valley
Israel's PM vows to apply sovereignty to part of the West Bank under occupation since the 1967 war.
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Netanyahu Accuses Rivals of Plotting to ‘Steal’ Israeli Election 10 Sep 12:06pm Updated Netanyahu Accuses Rivals of Plotting to ‘Steal’ Israeli Election
Amid claims of vote rigging and a row over cameras in polling stations, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel targets its Arab voters again.
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SUE REID reports on a worsening situation in Northern Ireland 10 Sep 12:06pm Updated SUE REID reports on a worsening situation in Northern Ireland
SUE REID: Despite the noble ambitions of the 1998 Good Friday Agreement, it has become clear that parts of Northern Ireland remain bitterly and perilously divided.
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UK accuses Iran of selling oil from seized tanker to Syria 10 Sep 12:00pm UK accuses Iran of selling oil from seized tanker to Syria
Raab says Tehran breaching assurances after oil sold to ‘Assad’s murderous regime’ Britain has accused Iran of flagrantly breaching assurances it would not sell oil to Syria from an Iranian tanker released by authorities in Gibraltar on the condition that the 2.1m barrels of oil would not be sold to the “murderous regime” of
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Police could need HALF A MILLION applicants to meet 20,000 officers target 10 Sep 11:59am Updated Police could need HALF A MILLION applicants to meet 20,000 officers target
In a speech today, chairman of the National Police Chiefs' Council Martin Hewitt outlined the scale of task facing forces ahead of a plan to bring in thousands of new recruits three and a half years.
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Retired engineer spends £30,000 fighting £100 speeding fine - and loses 10 Sep 11:55am Updated Retired engineer spends £30,000 fighting £100 speeding fine - and loses
Richard Keedwell insists he was wrongly snapped going 35mph in a 30mph zone in Worcester, 2016. Mr Keedwell will now not be able to leave his sons' any inheritance due to the lengthy legal battle.
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Fury as Sir Geoffrey Boycott is given knighthood despite 2006 conviction 10 Sep 11:43am Updated Fury as Sir Geoffrey Boycott is given knighthood despite 2006 conviction
Former Yorkshire cricketer Geoffrey Boycott, 78, sparked fury today after insisting he 'doesn't care a toss' about the backlash from domestic abuse charities over his knighthood.
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Iranian female football fan who self-immolated outside court dies 10 Sep 11:26am Updated Iranian female football fan who self-immolated outside court dies
Death of Sahar Khodayari, facing prison for trying to enter stadium, provokes outcry An Iranian female football fan has died a week after setting herself on fire outside a courtroom, after learning she may face six months in prison for trying to enter a stadium, a news agency reported on Tuesday. Sahar Khodayari’s death immediately ignited an outcry in Iran, where women are
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Stampede at Iraqi Shrine Kills at Least 31 10 Sep 11:16am Stampede at Iraqi Shrine Kills at Least 31
Pilgrims observing one of the most sacred events for Shiite Muslims panicked after walkway collapsed in the holy city of Karbala, officials said.
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Boris Johnson gathers Cabinet in frantic hunt for a way out of Remainer trap 10 Sep 11:14am Updated Boris Johnson gathers Cabinet in frantic hunt for a way out of Remainer trap
Senior ministers have assembled in No10 after Boris Johnson suffered his latest disastrous defeat in the Commons - with MPs refusing his plea for a snap election.
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Le Monde journalists warn of threat to editorial independence 10 Sep 11:13am Le Monde journalists warn of threat to editorial independence
Readers informed of potential risk after 49% of shares sold without staff being informed Journalists and editors at the French newspaper Le Monde have signed an
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10 Sep 11:12am Updated Trump fears using foreign spies will damage his personal relationships with leaders of hostile countries, sources say
President Donald Trump has privately and repeatedly expressed opposition to the use of foreign intelligence from covert sources, including overseas spies who provide the US government with crucial information about hostile countries, according to multiple senior officials who served under Trump.
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10 Sep 11:08am Updated Marie Claire to stop producing UK print magazine after November
The fashion and beauty monthly will be digital-only after 31 years as a print publication.
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10 Sep 11:06am Updated British ambassador targeted by Trump is made a lord by Theresa May
Former UK Prime Minister Theresa May is honoring Britain's former ambassador to the US, Sir Kim Darroch, months after he resigned in the wake of criticism by President Donald Trump.
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‘Life-saving’: hundreds of refugees to be evacuated from Libya to Rwanda 10 Sep 11:04am ‘Life-saving’: hundreds of refugees to be evacuated from Libya to Rwanda
First group expected to leave dire detention centres in days, as UN denies reports that plan is part of EU strategy to keep refugees from Europe Hundreds of African refugees and asylum seekers trapped in Libyan detention centres will be evacuated to Rwanda under a “life-saving” agreement reached with Kigali and the African Union, the UN refugee agency said on Tuesday. The first group of 500 people, including children and young people from Somalia, Eritrea and Sudan, are expected to arrive in Rwanda over the coming days, out of 4,700 now estimated to be in custody in Libya, where conflict is raging. The measure is part of an “emergency transit mechanism”, to evacuate people at risk of harm in detention centres inside the county.
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‘Psychic’ Who Promised to Lift Curse Gets Prison Time 10 Sep 10:56am ‘Psychic’ Who Promised to Lift Curse Gets Prison Time
The woman was ordered to pay $1.6 million in restitution and serve 40 months in prison after defrauding a Houston medical student, prosecutors said.
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10 Sep 10:52am Brexit: Labour manifesto unlikely to commit to Leave or Remain
But Jeremy Corbyn promises a further referendum with a "credible Leave option" versus Remain.
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Hunt for head-butting cyclist who ran red light and clipped pedestrian 10 Sep 10:42am Updated Hunt for head-butting cyclist who ran red light and clipped pedestrian
Police are hunting for the attacker who assaulted the victim in front of horrified onlookers seconds after he brushed past him on a crossing on busy Farringdon Street in the City of London.
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UK condemns Iran over delivery of tanker oil to Syria 10 Sep 10:39am UK condemns Iran over delivery of tanker oil to Syria
The Foreign Secretary has condemned Iran for a breach of "assurances" after it delivered its oil to Syria using the Grace 1 tanker.
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Brexit: Boris Johnson rejects claim he is making Conservative party extreme – live news 10 Sep 10:36am Updated Brexit: Boris Johnson rejects claim he is making Conservative party extreme – live news
The prime minister has told his cabinet he is a liberal Tory running a one nation government
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10 Sep 10:36am Vincent Fuller: White supremacist car park stabbing "terrorist act"
Vincent Fuller "set out to kill Muslims" during a rampage which ended in a stabbing, a court hears.
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10 Sep 10:31am 13,000 passengers stranded after French airline goes bankrupt
Thirteen thousand air passengers are currently stranded overseas after French airline Aigle Azur filed for bankruptcy last week.
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10 Sep 10:30am Updated Brexit: Boris Johnson to discuss options with DUP leaders
The PM says "there is a way" of getting a deal in the wake of the controversial suspension of Parliament.
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Moment bystanders rush to lift a car off a teenage cyclist after a hit-and-run 10 Sep 10:29am Updated Moment bystanders rush to lift a car off a teenage cyclist after a hit-and-run
The teenager is fighting for his life in hospital after he was stuck under a Ford Focus which crashed into him in Poplar, east London yesterday evening.
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10 Sep 10:19am Stanwell Tesco knifeman jailed over terror attack
Vincent Fuller "set out to kill Muslims" during a rampage which ended in a stabbing, a court hears.
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The best time to move in based on your STAR SIGN 10 Sep 10:19am The best time to move in based on your STAR SIGN
UK-based Andreea Putinelu analysed the distinctive personality traits of each star sign to determine when they are most likely to want to move in with a partner.
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Turkey, Long a Haven for Syrian Refugees, Is Sending Them Home 10 Sep 10:12am Updated Turkey, Long a Haven for Syrian Refugees, Is Sending Them Home
Facing economic troubles in Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is pushing a plan to resettle refugees in a United States-controlled swath of Syria.
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10 Sep 9:46am Judge denies parents custody of 4-year-old son with leukemia
A Florida judge ruled Monday that the parents of a 4-year-old boy with leukemia lost their bid Monday to regain custody after their struggle with the state over giving him chemotherapy.
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Robert Frank, revolutionary American photographer, dies aged 94 10 Sep 9:36am Robert Frank, revolutionary American photographer, dies aged 94
Frank’s seminal book The Americans, with an introduction by Jack Kerouac, helped to change the direction of photography R
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10 Sep 9:19am Updated How the scourge of racism continues to tarnish English football
Joel Mannix shook hands with the club's chairman and watched as he immediately, instinctively, wiped his palm on his trousers.
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Britain, Juul, National Rifle Association: Your Tuesday Briefing 10 Sep 9:17am Updated Britain, Juul, National Rifle Association: Your Tuesday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know.
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10 Sep 9:14am In the new game of Monopoly, women make more than men
Tired: Mr. Monopoly. Wired: Ms. Monopoly.
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Finance chief, 61, of lighting firm is jailed for nearly six years 10 Sep 9:13am Updated Finance chief, 61, of lighting firm is jailed for nearly six years
Joyce Baker, 61, of Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, was the £45,000-a-year financial controller for the firm which had supplied the lighting for Roman Abramovich's superyacht Eclipse.
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If aliens call, do not hold a referendum on what to do next, say Britons 10 Sep 9:12am If aliens call, do not hold a referendum on what to do next, say Britons
Vote-weary public decide against planetary poll should ETs contact Earth In the event that aliens ever contact Earth, the British public is clear on one thing: do not hold a referendum to decide what to do next. The option to hold a planetary vote on how to respond to inquiring extraterrestrials ranked bottom in a poll of 2,000 Britons asked how humanity’s reaction should be determined.
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Brazil report charts surge in racial abuse and violence against women 10 Sep 9:00am Brazil report charts surge in racial abuse and violence against women
A total of 66,041 incidents of sexual violence were reported in 2018 against the polarising backdrop of Jair Bolsonaro’s election victory Brazil saw an alarming rise in racial abuse, sexual assault, femicide and violence against women and LGBT people in 2018, according to new figures released on Tuesday. The data illustrates a country which became more bigoted and more polarised against the backdrop of last year’s incendiary election campaign and the increase in inflammatory rhetoric by the far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, and his supporters, specialists said.
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Wotsits fan opens up a packet to find just ONE crisp inside  10 Sep 9:00am Updated Wotsits fan opens up a packet to find just ONE crisp inside 
Andy Stubbs, from Sidcup in Kent, bought a multipack of the cheesy flavour corn puffs for lunch with his family, only to discover that one of the packets contained just a single Wotsit (pictured).
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It’s Horses vs. Motors in Senegal. The Steeds Still Win on Many Roads. 10 Sep 8:58am It’s Horses vs. Motors in Senegal. The Steeds Still Win on Many Roads.
Horse-drawn carts are a staple means of transportation in Dakar, the booming capital of Senegal. But this traditional means of getting around is under increasing threat from motorized rickshaws.
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Brexit: EU looks to Northern Ireland-only backstop to break deadlock 10 Sep 8:49am Brexit: EU looks to Northern Ireland-only backstop to break deadlock
EU trade commissioner says he believes ‘penny is finally dropping’ for Boris Johnson
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For Transgender Indians Hoping to Join Police Force, a Dream Is Denied 10 Sep 8:49am Updated For Transgender Indians Hoping to Join Police Force, a Dream Is Denied
A group of recruits thought that by becoming officers they could avoid lives of begging and prostitution. But government delays have brought only turmoil.
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10 Sep 8:41am Updated She’s a Hong Kong Protester. Her Husband Is a Cop. It’s Complicated.
The Hong Kong protests have driven a wedge into the homes of some families of police officers and into the ranks of the force, where some feel their loyalties torn.
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Any Brexit deal must be acceptable to DUP, says Bertie Ahern 10 Sep 8:38am Any Brexit deal must be acceptable to DUP, says Bertie Ahern
Former Irish PM warns a solution will be doomed to fail if it does not have party’s backing
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10 Sep 8:35am Five times Speaker John Bercow became the story
As John Bercow steps down from the House of Commons chair, here are some of his memorable moments.
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NGO rescue ship barred from landing in Italy despite new government 10 Sep 8:33am NGO rescue ship barred from landing in Italy despite new government
Alan Kurdi vessel awaits safe port as leaders promise to revise Salvini’s hardline immigration measures An NGO rescue ship with five people aboard has been barred from landing in Italy, despite the new left-leaning government in Rome vowing to change the hardline immigration laws of former interior minister Matteo Salvini. The Alan Kurdi, operated by the German NGO Sea-Eye, has been awaiting a safe port since 31 August after rescuing 13 people fleeing Tunisia. Eight of them were allowed to disembark in Malta for medical reasons. The ship was named after the
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Murderer of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has sentence cut 10 Sep 8:25am Murderer of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has sentence cut
Minimum term for Aaron Campbell is reduced from 27 years to 24 on account of his age at the time of the killing The teenager convicted of the rape and murder of
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Kate Middleton looks elegant as she arrives at the Back to Nature play garden at Wisley today 10 Sep 8:16am Updated Kate Middleton looks elegant as she arrives at the Back to Nature play garden at Wisley today
Kate Middleton, 37, looked elegant in a £1,635 floral Emelia Wickstead dress as she arrived at the Back to Nature play garden at Wisley, near Woking today.
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10 Sep 8:04am Updated One of the longest sessions in the history of the UK Parliament ended in extraordinary scenes
One of the longest sessions in the history of the British Parliament ended early Tuesday morning in extraordinary scenes, with protests from placard-waving lawmakers and attempts to prevent the Speaker of the House from leaving his chair.
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10 Sep 8:03am Updated Protests as five-week Parliament shutdown begins
In dramatic scenes in the Commons, MPs hold up signs, chant and sing songs to protest against the suspension.
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Mother has to move her daughter to a new school due to racist bullies 10 Sep 8:03am Mother has to move her daughter to a new school due to racist bullies
Victoria Blake removed her 13-year-old daughter Hannah from St George's Academy in Ruskington, Lincolnshire after a boy sent her a message saying 'my granddad would shoot you'.
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Moment shameless Amazon delivery driver tosses parcel into front yard 10 Sep 8:03am Updated Moment shameless Amazon delivery driver tosses parcel into front yard
George Curl, 27, was shocked to find his parcel lying outside in Ascot despite him being home and checked his CCTV camera to find it had been shamelessly thrown over his fence.
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British families had their dream trips to Disneyland ruined when burst pipe at hotel 10 Sep 7:52am Updated British families had their dream trips to Disneyland ruined when burst pipe at hotel
Parents and their children were among up to 800 guests evacuated and left stranded outside for four hours after the flood (pictured) at the £175 a night Explorers Hotel near the Paris theme park.
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10 Sep 7:37am Updated McFly are back and have a new album and show
Tom, Danny, Dougie and Harry are back with a show and an album called The Lost Songs.
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Diesel cars emit more air pollution on hot days, study says 10 Sep 7:35am Diesel cars emit more air pollution on hot days, study says
Emissions rose 20-30% in Paris when temperatures topped 30C, raising urgent questions as the climate gets hotter Emissions from diesel cars – even newer and supposedly cleaner models – increase on hot days, a new study has found, raising questions over how cities suffering from air pollution can deal with
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10 Sep 7:24am Bankrupt airline leaves 13,000 stranded
Thirteen thousand air passengers are currently stranded overseas after French airline Aigle Azur filed for bankruptcy last week.
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10 Sep 7:15am Alesha MacPhail killer has sentence reduced by three years
Aaron Campbell was 16 when he was sentenced to life for killing the six-year-old on the Isle of Bute.
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10 Sep 7:11am Violent retail crime leading to PTSD for shop staff, report says
Around 115 retail staff are attacked every day in the UK, a study by City, University of London, says.
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Footage shows cyclist headbutting pedestrian in central London – video 10 Sep 7:03am Footage shows cyclist headbutting pedestrian in central London – video
Police are appealing for help to track down a cyclist who headbutted a man to the ground after a near-miss on a pedestrian crossing. The cyclist ran a red light in Farringdon Street, in the City of London, at about 1.45pm on 22 August, narrowly avoiding a pedestrian. He then headbutted the businessman in the face and calmly cycled away. The man, 57, needed stitches to a wound above his eye
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How Canadians Raised $2.3 Million to Save 2,000 Pristine Acres 10 Sep 6:53am Updated How Canadians Raised $2.3 Million to Save 2,000 Pristine Acres
Thousands of people came up with the money to buy the land in British Columbia and protect it from loggers.
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A Northern Ireland-only backstop? What is it and will anyone go for it? 10 Sep 6:39am A Northern Ireland-only backstop? What is it and will anyone go for it?
It is rumoured that Boris Johnson wants to revive an old idea to break the Brexit impasse After three years of debate and negotiation there is little new under the sun when it comes to Brexit. But it is rumoured in Westminster, and hoped in Brussels, that Boris Johnson is to revert to a Northern Ireland-only backstop as he seeks move past the Brexit impasse and avoid breaking his word and extending the UK’s membership beyond 31 October.
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National Grid to review system security after huge August power cut 10 Sep 6:35am Updated National Grid to review system security after huge August power cut
A lightning strike on a transmission circuit in Bedfordshire followed by 'almost simultaneous unexpected power losses' at two plants caused blackouts on August 9.
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Will Brexit be delayed? And when WILL an election happen? 10 Sep 6:35am Updated Will Brexit be delayed? And when WILL an election happen?
Boris Johnson faces five weeks of frantic manoeuvring to find a solution to the Brexit impasse after he failed to trigger an early general election and suspended Parliament.
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10 Sep 6:35am Why was Parliament suspended and what does it mean for Brexit?
The UK's Brexit saga enters a new phase on Monday, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson prorogues -- or suspends -- Parliament for over a month.
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10 Sep 6:34am Updated US extracted high-level spy from inside Russia in 2017, reports say
The mole had high-level Kremlin access but was pulled amid fears their cover could be blown, reports say.
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US briefing: Wilbur Ross, Taliban talks and vaping lawsuits 10 Sep 6:33am US briefing: Wilbur Ross, Taliban talks and vaping lawsuits
Tuesday’s top story: commerce secretary facing calls to resign over ‘Sharpiegate’. Plus, inside the bizarre, bungled raid on a North Korean embassy
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Firefighters battle to contain more than 130 blazes across NSW and Queensland 10 Sep 6:30am Firefighters battle to contain more than 130 blazes across NSW and Queensland
Boeing 737 dumps 15,000 litres of fire retardant on out-of-control Peregian fire as crews scramble to save homes Hundreds of firefighters are working to contain over 130 bushfires ravaging Queensland and New South Wales, as the Queensland premier cuts short her Europe trip to return home. Over 400 people were in evacuation centres on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast as a blaze still burns out of control at Peregian Beach and Peregian Breeze Estate. One property has been destroyed in the area.
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10 Sep 6:11am Brexit: Boris Johnson shifting power to wealthy, says Corbyn
The Labour leader tells TUC delegates a no-deal Brexit would drive down protections for workers.
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British woman, 77, becomes oldest person to sail around the world alone – video 10 Sep 6:07am British woman, 77, becomes oldest person to sail around the world alone – video
Jeanne Socrates, 77, has sailed into the history books after navigating her 38ft (11.5-metre) boat around the world, alone and unassisted, in 320 days. Socrates, from Lymington, Hampshire, started and completed her journey in Victoria, 
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Corbyn: Absurd for Johnson to suggest he represents the people against parliament – live news 10 Sep 6:07am Corbyn: Absurd for Johnson to suggest he represents the people against parliament – live news
The Labour leader has said that his party will introduce an extension of workers’ rights across the UK
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10 Sep 6:05am 10 of the best luxury seaside hotels in Greece
What better way to experience Greece than by staying in a waterfront hotel with a private plunge pool?
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10 Sep 6:03am Updated Brexit, Russia, Italy: Your Tuesday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know.
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10 Sep 6:01am Updated Parliament, Big Tech, Tina Turner: Your Tuesday Briefing
British Airways screeches to a halt.
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Selfridges to open three-screen cinema in store 10 Sep 6:01am Selfridges to open three-screen cinema in store
Permanent venue to show current releases at flagship shop on Oxford Street in London
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10 Sep 5:45am Updated Three killed in shooting in Dutch city
Several people have been killed in a "very serious" shooting incident in the Dutch city of Dordrecht, officials said Monday night.
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10 Sep 5:44am Updated Wildfires sweep Australia as police investigate
As Australia's eastern states battle more than a hundred wildfires, local police are opening investigations into a small number of the blazes.
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Police hunt cyclist who headbutted pedestrian in London 10 Sep 5:37am Police hunt cyclist who headbutted pedestrian in London
City of London police ask public to help identify cyclist who left man with face wound Police are hunting a cyclist who headbutted a man to the ground after a near-miss on a pedestrian crossing. The cyclist ran a red light in Farringdon Street in the City of London at around 1.45pm on 22 August, narrowly avoiding hitting the pedestrian who was crossing the road.
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10 Sep 5:32am NFL Highlights: Houston Texans 28-30 New Orleans
Watch the best plays as New Orleans Saints beat Houston Texans 28-30 in the final second in front of a home crowd in the Superdome.
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Racist yob who ripped hijab from Bradford woman is jailed for 20 months 10 Sep 5:31am Racist yob who ripped hijab from Bradford woman is jailed for 20 months
Ellie Burns, 21, attacked two female shoppers in Kirkgate Market, Bradford on April 29 after they complained that a song she was singing was racist.
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U.K. Parliament Closes, but Lawmakers Don’t Go Quietly 10 Sep 5:26am Updated U.K. Parliament Closes, but Lawmakers Don’t Go Quietly
In the early hours of Tuesday morning, the country’s elected body was shut down in a ceremony that featured a rod, a mace and a few lines of Norman French.
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Cuggl Mushroom High Chair recalled from Argos over fears it could collapse with child in it 10 Sep 5:14am Cuggl Mushroom High Chair recalled from Argos over fears it could collapse with child in it
Argos is warning customers who have bought the Cuggl Mushroom High Chair to 'stop using it immediately' and return it to their nearest UK store.
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Penny Wong calls on diplomats to explain Australia-China relationship 10 Sep 5:07am Penny Wong calls on diplomats to explain Australia-China relationship
Labor’s shadow foreign minister says ‘soft power’ is needed to ‘protect against suspicion and xonophobia’ Labor’s shadow foreign minister, Penny Wong, has called on diplomats to use their “soft power” to explain Australia’s complex relationship with China, saying a well-informed discussion is needed to protect against suspicion and xenophobia. In a speech to Australia’s global heads of mission in Canberra on Tuesday, Wong said that while diplomats were charged with “explaining Australia to the world” there was a growing need to also share their knowledge and expertise domestically.
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Neanderthal footprints found in France offer snapshot of their lives 10 Sep 4:55am Neanderthal footprints found in France offer snapshot of their lives
Scientists find 257 prints preserved over 80,000 years, suggesting a group of 10 to 13 comprising mostly children Like modern humans and primates,
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10 Sep 4:52am Updated North Korea fires another round of projectiles
North Korea launched two unidentified projectiles from South Pyongan Province toward the East Sea, also known as the Sea of Japan, on Tuesday morning, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said in a statement.
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U.S. Soldier Whose Death in Afghanistan Upended Peace Talks ‘Loved His Country’ 10 Sep 4:45am Updated U.S. Soldier Whose Death in Afghanistan Upended Peace Talks ‘Loved His Country’
President Trump said he called off negotiations with the Taliban after they claimed responsibility for the death of Sgt. First Class Elis A. Barreto Ortiz.
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Britain’s Parliament Is Suspended in Raucous Scenes Reflecting Brexit Tumult 10 Sep 4:38am Britain’s Parliament Is Suspended in Raucous Scenes Reflecting Brexit Tumult
In the early hours of Tuesday morning, the country’s elected body was closed down in a ceremony that featured a rod, a mace and a few lines of Norman French.
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North Korea launches projectiles after offer to resume talks with US 10 Sep 4:21am North Korea launches projectiles after offer to resume talks with US
North Korea has launched at least two unidentified projectiles just hours after it offered to restart nuclear talks with the US.
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Israeli TV show puts wall between secular and ultra-Orthodox Jews 10 Sep 4:20am Israeli TV show puts wall between secular and ultra-Orthodox Jews
‘This is the reality that currently exists in Israel,’ says the creator of Autonomies War rages in the heart of the Middle East. Jerusalem is captured. Concrete walls go up, and a deep distrust spreads across the holy land. The well-worn tale is used as the backdrop to multiple Israeli television dramas. Yet for one show, it is not Arabs and Jews who are doing the fighting, but Jews and Jews.
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10 Sep 4:20am Japan typhoon leaves thousands stranded at the airport
A powerful typhoon in Japan has left one person dead, more than 100 flights canceled, and thousands of people stranded at the airport.
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10 Sep 4:08am Trump learns age-old lesson with busted Afghan initiative
President Donald Trump now knows what the British Empire, the Soviet Union and his post-9/11 presidential predecessors found out: staying in Afghanistan is terrible but getting out is hellishly hard.
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Amazon cowboys: rodeo culture rides high in Brazil – in pictures 10 Sep 4:00am Amazon cowboys: rodeo culture rides high in Brazil – in pictures
Along a forest road in the small town of Monte Negro in Rondônia state, just south of the Amazon basin, cowboys from the area’s vast cattle ranches display their talent at a rodeo. In recent years, Monte Negro has expanded as a key cattle town with a strong cowboy culture
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10 Sep 3:53am Brexit: Protests as parliament is suspended
The prorogation of the Commons saw unprecedented scenes with some MPs holding signs saying "silenced" while shouting: "Shame on you."
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10 Sep 3:49am Updated New "Day of the Dead Barbie" celebrates Mexican holiday
There's about to be a new Barbie doll on the shelves, with flowers on her dress and a skull painted on her face.
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Brexit: cabinet to meet after fury over suspension of parliament - live news 10 Sep 3:38am Brexit: cabinet to meet after fury over suspension of parliament - live news
MPs from both sides expressed fury at prorogation proceedings in early hours of Tuesday morning
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One in four people is hooked on prescription drugs as official review calls for national helpline 10 Sep 3:27am Updated One in four people is hooked on prescription drugs as official review calls for national helpline
Patients are given painkillers after an operation or anti-depressants to cope with a bereavement, but some become hooked and have little support in breaking the habit.
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10 Sep 3:22am Updated Jack Ma retires from Alibaba as he turns 55. What comes next?
Jack Ma, the billionaire who ushered e-commerce into China, is officially stepping down as Alibaba's executive chairman on Tuesday. He's celebrating his retirement with a big bash at an Olympic-sized stadium in the company's hometown of Hangzhou.
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10 Sep 3:11am Dubai helicopter rides, hating movies & killing rabbits - Michael Owen busts internet rumours
England and Liverpool star Michael Owen reveals how he 'hates watching films' and how he 'didn't commute to Newcastle every day in a helicopter' as he busts internet rumours in BBC Sport's 'Setting it Straight'.
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10 Sep 3:07am Updated Theresa May honours: Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill rewarded in resignation list
Theresa May's closest advisers from her time at No 10 receive honours, as does the Met Police chief.
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Hong Kong authorities deny protester death claims after police raid 10 Sep 3:04am Updated Hong Kong authorities deny protester death claims after police raid
Officials say there were no casualties during violent police clearance of subway station The Hong Kong government has denied persistent rumours that anti-government protesters may have died during a violent police clearance of a subway station last weekend. In the clarification – made in a rare joint conference between three Hong Kong emergency services departments and the city’s subway operator – officials repeated for the sixth time in little over a week that no casualties occurred on 31 August at Prince Edward station.
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Queensland and NSW bushfires: Annastacia Palaszcuk to return from Europe – live updates 10 Sep 3:03am Updated Queensland and NSW bushfires: Annastacia Palaszcuk to return from Europe – live updates
Queensland premier cuts short overseas trip to deal with crisis, while more than 50 fires burn in New South Wales. All the latest news, as it happens
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Fukushima: Japan will have to dump radioactive water into Pacific, minister says 10 Sep 3:02am Updated Fukushima: Japan will have to dump radioactive water into Pacific, minister says
More than a million tons of contaminated water lies in storage but power company says it will run out of space by 2022 The operator of the ruined Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant will have to dump huge quantities of contaminated water from the site directly into the Pacific Ocean, Japan’s environment minister has said – a move that would enrage local fishermen. More than 1 million tonnes of contaminated water has accumulated at the plant since it was
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In Australia, Golf Homes With an Ocean View Are in Demand 10 Sep 2:53am In Australia, Golf Homes With an Ocean View Are in Demand
Golf communities near the water have held their appeal, even for families that aren’t golf enthusiasts.
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Anger abounds after parliament suspended on night of high drama – politics live 10 Sep 2:52am Updated Anger abounds after parliament suspended on night of high drama – politics live
MPs from both sides expressed fury at prorogation proceedings in early hours of Tuesday morning
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Tory revenge! John Bercow is set to become first Speaker in 230 YEARS not to get a peerage 10 Sep 2:38am Tory revenge! John Bercow is set to become first Speaker in 230 YEARS not to get a peerage
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to exact revenge on Commons Speaker John Bercow for his 'bias' over Brexit by denying him a seat in the Lords.
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10 Sep 2:37am Updated Honours list: Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss given knighthoods
Ex-England captains Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss are given knighthoods in ex-Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation honours list.
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